THE KIDLINK PROJECT
is run by KIDLINK ASSOCIATION
created in December 2008 in Goteborg, Sweden
The purpose of the Association is “to promote a global dialogue among the youth of the world. The Association emphasizes electronic telecommunications, but also supports communications in other forms and media. The Association works to achieve its objectives through several educational projects belonging to the “The Kidlink Project”. The projects are created and developed through an international collaboration of volunteers and are offered to schools, organizations and youth around the world for free.” (Kidlink Association Articles of Association)
The Kidlink Project was born in 1990 thanks to the collaboration of a a group of teachers from different countries and based essentially on voluntary service. It is now hosted on a network with several sites and services, that allows teachers and students to collaborate in several projects by providing a wide range of easy-to-use features and functions. The main goal of Kidlink Project is helping children through the secondary school level, to be involved in a global dialog.